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Univision
Jan 29, 2013 5:00pm PST
la ecuela del sol en nevada donde después de las diez y media de la mañana el presidente barak obama hablo frente a unas personas que se encontraban aquí, pidio impulsar campaña para iniciar mayor vigilancia y la modernizacion im impulsar la campaÑa no nos ol d olvidemos que fuimos uno de ellos. >> no serÁ fÁcil y tomara tiempo pero esta ofensiva es el primer paso , ya veremos que pasa gr i gracias por tu informe. >> personas se reunieron para s escuchar el esperado discurso e del presidente obama ,vamos a h chicago con nuestra reportera. >> de costa a costa en estados unidos lideres soÑadores y f familias mucha des de ellas i m indocumentadas se reunieron para escuchar las propuestas del presidente obama . >> veo que los elementos se po e ponen sobre la mesa , estoy s u seguro que esta vez todo va a a salir mejor. >> me da much ogusto que el t trabajo qu ehemos hecho lo es s estasestÁn considerando. >> el proceso de unificacion de los familiaresz no debrerierÍ a tardar aÑos . >> es un dia historico eera lo aque es que esstaba esperando. >> hay preocupacio n en cuanto un ref
SFGTV2
Jan 30, 2013 5:00am PST
supply. woman: all the growth and everything that's occurred in southern nevada has been with colorado river water. without it, the west as you know it today couldn't exist. narrator: to sustain their growing community with its limited supply, las vegas learned to be extremely efficient. mulroy: this is a desert, and it has its own beauty, but you have to get beyond what you're used to. as long as people recognize they're moving to the desert and give up this notion that they have to bring eastern vegetation with them and make the necessary adaptations in their own life, desert communities can continue to live. man: the biggest water user in the desert is turf. turf uses a lot of irrigation and uses spray irrigation, so what we've done here is use artificial turf. you're never going to be able to achieve the look of back east or the look of, say, california, with subtropical plants, but our landscapes are still lush and use about 30% of what the subtropical landscape with turf would use. las vegas has adopted a drought tolerant ordinance. we're using less water today than we u
Univision
Jan 30, 2013 6:00am EST
inmigratoria... el mandatario hablo en una escuela en nevada y delineo su plan para legalizar a millones de indocumentados.. comenzamos con esta cobertura en equipo camino a la reforma con alejandro mendoza, desde las y mientras tanto, en washington, las reacciones de legisladores no se hicieron esperar ante el anuncio del presidente... fernando pizarro con mas informacion en esta cobertura en equipo... . intro on cam muy buenas tardes, el congreso reacciono de manera predecible a las propuestas del presidente obama. ================== en las vegas, el presidente obama presento su vision de 1 reforma migratoria, advirtiendo que si el congreso no actua, el enviara su propia propuesta de ley. congresistas que trabajan en 1 propuesta en la camara dicen que todo movimiento es positivo. rep. mario diaz-balart (r-florida) creo que es positivo. es positivo porque es similar a lo que muchos de nosotros hemos estado trabajando este tema en la camara pensamos hay que hacer para reformar el sistema migratorio. pero hubo criticas al presidente. marco rubio, uno de los senadores que presento
Univision
Jan 29, 2013 11:35pm EST
se vote rÁpido. >>> el presidente reconociÓ a un joven dreamers de nevada, al que trajeron sus padres a los once aÑos, y se beneficiÓ de la acciÓn diferida. >>> como decÍa el presidente fue, un poco difÍcil. porque uno ve a sus amigos agarrando la licencia, yendo, manejando, agarrando carros, con buenos trabajos, era una cosa que no podÍa hacer. >>> el mensaje del presidente y las iniciativas de ayer disparÓ el optimismo. >>> si la comunidad se organiza y moviliza y participamos ordenada y civicamente, logramos la reforma migratoria, este es el aÑo para lograrlo. >>> otros consideran que se debe poner la acciÓn donde hoy se ponen las palabras. >>> suspendamos deportaciones para que se beneficien, sino seguirÁn familias divididas. >>> una preocupaciÓn que tienen los inmigrantes, si continÚan deportaciones, les puede tocar a uno de ellos, y tambiÉn estÁn preocupados por lo que costarÁ, en concreto es prematuro, el proceso apenas comienza, y ni siquiera se discute, es todo por ahora, regreso contigo. >>> sÍ "exactamente lourdes apenas comienza, y en este proceso le
CSPAN
Jan 30, 2013 1:00am EST
members of the congressional delegation from nevada, steve and gina. [applause] your own mayor, carolyn goodman. [applause] we also have some mayors who flew in because they know how important issue we are to talk about today is. maria from arizona. qassim from atlanta, georgia. rick from phoenix, arizona. and ashley from fresno, calif. [applause] than all of you are here, as well as some of the top labor leaders in the country. we are so grateful. outstanding business leaders are here as well. of course, we have wonderful students here. [applause] those of you have a seat, feel free to take a seat. i do not mind. i love you back. [applause] last week, i had the honor of being sworn in for a second term as president of the united states. [applause] and during my inaugural address, i talked about how making progress on the finding challenges of our time does not require us to settle every debate or ignore every different we may have, but it does require us to find common ground and move forward in common purpose. it requires us to act. i know that some issues will be harder to lift than
FOX News
Jan 29, 2013 10:00pm PST
in nevada and he took air force one all the way to nevada and gave a speech and brought it back. now i suppose, every president did that before him. but these are very tough economic if i'm times and it doesn't set a particularly good example. do you have a problem with that? >> i don't have a problem with it. but i think it would be fascinating if they told us weekly how much they spent running around the country. you want presidents to travel. i never object to a president who goes to camp david because i think, frankly, the job is so crushing -- >> i think -- i totally agree. >> i like the president being out with t i think any president -- whoever it is. but i did think it was interesting today. this is the real test of immigration. i believe we are going to be able to work our way towards some kind of commonsense, practical step, many of which i campaigned on a year ago. it will be interesting to see if obama deliberately steps in to try to stop it by raising thante. >> why would he do that? he says that he wants immigration reform. nobody's going to get everything they wan
Current
Jan 29, 2013 7:00pm PST
his promise of immigration reform? >> jennifer: that tv ad aired in nevada. fortunately, the president got the last laugh by carrying nevada and then returning to las vegas today. and then today's speech wasn't really about votes. maybe it was a bit but really it was deeper than that. president obama is actually trying to find a solution. and in doing so he inspires, a we just said, those of us whose families came to this exceptional family to make a life. it's my story. unless you're a native american, it's your story too. now the question is whether the congress will be able to overcome the tired and old arguments and make it their story, a bipartisan tale as well. with us to break down the road ahead for immigration reform is "newsweek" daily beast correspondent michael tomasky who joins us from washington, d.c. welcomed in "the war room." >> good evening nice to be with you. >> jennifer: great to have you in the chair. there are some potential roadblocks for both sides of the aisle, are there not? for example tying citizenship to board security, the future primary challen
FOX News
Jan 30, 2013 4:00am EST
debate as president obama puts forth his vision today in nevada. those reports after these messages. >> bill: impact segment tonight intently how long has he worked here, 20 minutes? >> hello. >> okay, colmes, any quibble with the interview. >> you asked good questions and he gave you good answers. >> bill: do you think he will become a democrat? >> no. >> bill: do you think he will leave the republican party. >> i think the republican party needs a bigger tent. he is an example of why it is necessary. >> bill: he seemed to me during that interview to be more democrat than republican. did he seem that way to you. >> he wasn't really making republican arguments about how the republican party can improve their position. vis-a-vis minorities. vits is a v black. he was making mostly democrat he doesn't want the voter i.d. which i think is ridiculous. he seems, colmes, to like the big spending entitlement culture that is rising in this country. he doesn't object to it. >> i think the key point here is that he talked about working for nixon and reagan. i don't know that those people could
Univision
Jan 30, 2013 5:00pm EST
partir de esta noche. grandes lagos, nevadas fuertes, se esperan pulgadas sobre det i detroit. el sur del paÍs, bastante tra tranquilo,. texas avisos de i incenidos ddios de lammaleza. cjhihicago, nueva york, atlan t retrasos en los aeropuertos. maÑ maÑana nubosidad, mal tiempo se concesionarintra en el noroeste. el resto del paÍs condiciÓnes mÁs secas. en toda la costas oeste condi o condiciÓnes placenteras durante el dia, pero el termÓmetro baja por la noche. chicago 37 gran manzana 57 nada mal feurteuertes lluvias se esperan esta noche. chicago por la noche 9 grados. san francisco 42 es todo de mi parte desde los Ángeles, recuerd e que puede g seguirme en twitter guerjackie guerrido. continuamos con mÁs >>y ahora pasamos a deportes, continua el recuento regresivo, vamos con antonieta collins. >>que tal, buenas tardes, desde jackson square, pese a que esta nublado, el calor de la aficion continua. continua llevagando c aficionados de ravens. >>hoy sonaba la noticias que el apoyador, lousiana que habria u sustancias porrohibidas. una vez mÁs aclaro, en confer c confere
CBS
Jan 30, 2013 4:00am PST
congress and the administration is immigration reform. president obama speaking in nevada yad said now's the time to fix the immigration system. warned if congress doesn't act he will. danielle nottingham reports. >> reporter: president obama told students at the predominantly hispanic high school in las vegas he's keeping his campaign promise to reform immigration. >> we need congress to act on a comprehensive approach that finally deals with the 11 million undocumented immigrants who are in the country right now. >> reporter: the president supports the plan that the so-called gang of eight unveiled monday. it would allow illegal immigrants to gain temporary legal status if they passed a criminal background check, paid a fine and back taxes and learned english. they can apply to become a citizen behind people who started the process legally. >> for the first time in many years, republicans and democrats seem ready to tackle this problem together. >> reporter: some gop house members have already said they don't support the senate proposal, but some of the biggest opposition to immigratio
NBC
Jan 29, 2013 5:30pm PST
turn of events in our weather, from little rock tonight. >>> president obama flew to nevada to make a point today, a politically crucial place to throw his arms against a new path to citizenship for millions of undocumented immigrants in this country. our white house correspondent peter alexander has our report from las vegas. >> reporter: the first trip of president obama's second term had the energy of a campaign event. vis issing this high school to build support for immigration reform. >> now is the time to find a better way to welcome the striving, hopeful immigrants that still see america as the land of opportunity. >> reporter: the president's plan calls for bolstering border security, cracking down on employers hiring undocumented workers, and most controversially allowing 11 million undocumented immigrants living in the u.s. to earn citizenship by paying taxes and passing a background check, among other requirements. >> this is not just a debate about policy, it is about people. >> reporter: mr. obama described a similar bipartisan plan in the senate as encouraging, but repub
PBS
Jan 29, 2013 5:00pm PST
have blizzard warnings posted for northeastern nevada. so travel is strongly discouraged. meanwhile, we have a long cloud band stretching from mexico up into the northeast. underneath it there is a lot of extreme weather happening. we have freezing rain and snow showers to the north and rain to the south. conditions are particularly severe in and around this low pressure system. we have reports of a couple of tornadoes touching down in arkansas and missouri. downed trees and power lines and hail the size of a golf ball. severe weather here will continue into tonight. but the system will slowly make its way toward the east affecting the eastern third of the u.s. on your wednesday. ahead of the system, very warm due to warm air coming in from the gulf of mexico. but back behind it, due to the arctic chill, temperatures are going down. minus 16 degrees is your expected high on wednesday in winnipeg. not too bad in chicago at 6, but we'll plum melt to minus 7 on thursday. you may want to bundle up once again. finally, in europe a parade of low pressure systems is moving across the north, br
MSNBC
Jan 30, 2013 2:30am PST
. >>> president obama unveiled his plan for immigration yesterday in nevada claiming he was ready to offer his own bill if congress fails to act on the matter. tell your friends that according to the financial times 86% of the 11 million undocumented workers in the u.s. have been living here for seven years or longer. that amounts to about 9.5 million people. >>> let's gather around the water cooler. >> thanks for having me. coming in from a long weekend. >> i like your long weekend stories. >> lots of good times. i had a great weekend. i can't say the same for this guy. jason archer, 36 years old from tennessee. he was arrested friday night at a walmart after he shoplifted over $1,000 worth of merchandise. he alleged put the goods in the shopping basket and attempted to wheel it out the front door. that's where security nabbed him. he resisted and received blows to the head. they closely resemble the walmart smiley face rollback logos. >> he's the new face of walmart. >> he has no creativity e. >> i want to be the security guard. >> he could dress up like an elvis impersonator. put a litt
FOX
Jan 29, 2013 5:00pm PST
. >> part of a huge stash of gold coins in nevada will hit the auction block before a san rafel woman inherits the rest. 2700 gold coins were found at the home. substitute teacher of san rafel is his cousin and only known heir. a judge in nevada set february 26th as the auction date to sell enough coins to pay $800,000 in inheritance taxes. >>> a day after vmware announced layoffs its stock sunk to one of its lowest levels. stocks fell nearly 22% to $77.14. just yesterday the software maker announced plans to cut nearly 900 jobs. it says it's part of a restructuring plan. >> home prices are spiking. the bay area saw one of the biggest increases. prices jumped 12.7% in november. that's the second biggest increase behind only phoenix. the index measures home prices in 20 cities. overall prices rose 5.5%. >>> a break in a decades old cold case. we're live in san francisco where investigators have dug up a basement just one block from where a little boy went missing nearly 30 years ago. we'll have an update in two minutes. >> the hazing scandal costs a coaches job. now why he wants his jo
WETA
Jan 30, 2013 6:30pm EST
who are there to protect the interests of their company. >> reporter: oregon, nevada, north carolina, and south carolina are also popular places to move. on the other hand, states like new jersey, illinois, west virginia, new york, and new mexico had an exodus of workers. many of those departures are rooted in lack of jobs, high taxes, and expensive housing. economists are pleased to see a pick-up in moving, because it reflects greater job opportunities, and improvement in the housing market. >> labor mobility, job growth and housing activity will all feed on each other. and so, we are beginning to see the start of that cycle now. as we progress throughout this year and into next, we will see that cycle begin to accelerate. and if you happen to be one of the millions of people planning to move this year, christopher english has a tip. >> it really, really helps to go around a reorganize your life around your stuff before the packers come. you find it's a great opportunity to get rid of a lot of stuff. >> reporter: a positive start to a new chapter in your life, and a positiv
Univision
Jan 29, 2013 6:30pm PST
. >>> presidente barack obama reconociÓ a un joven mexicano de nevada a quienes trajeron su pa deprez a este paÍs que ha logrado beneficiarse de la acciÓn diferida. >>> como decÍa el presidente fue un poco difÍcil porque uno ve a los amigos tomamos su licencia, yendo manejando, tomando carro teniendo buenos trabajos era una cosa que no podÍa hacer. >>> el mensaje de hoy del presidente barack obama y la iniciativa de ayer han disparado el optimismo. >>> si la comunidad se moviliza y participamos ordenada y cÍvicamente vamos a lograr la reforma migratoria. >>> otros consideran que se tiene que poner la acciÓn donde hoy se ponen las palabra. >>> sepan damos todas las deportaciones * para aseguraron que las persona se puedan beneficiar porque si no van a seguir las familias divididas. >>> estÁ es una gran preocupaciÓn que tienen algunos migrantes que sigan las deportaciones y no tengan la oportunidad de beneficiarse de algo que promete ser posiblemente algo bueno, por supuesto tambiÉn tienen preocupaciÓn por los costos dicen que cuanto va a costar legalizarse estÁ preocupaciÓn Últi
CSPAN
Jan 29, 2013 8:00pm EST
nevada. for 30 years, republicans and democrats in nevada have said they don't want nuclear waste buried in nevada. anything that touches the local state touches the constituents, and touches the people who are going to vote for them. when we get to national issues, however, it is different situation. the number out of 233 republicans and house, only 16 of them were elected from districts carried by president obama. up to 200 democrats -- of the 200 democrats, only eight or nine or elected from districts carried by governor romney. that means the greatest danger to these republicans and democrats is in the primaries. what happens if you or a member of congress, you are great concern is to protect yourself in those primaries from people coming at you from the left and right. congresswoman edwards touched on it. there is only one way around this. it takes leadership to provide cover in politics, to get people the courage to stand up and do what is right. how do you get there? members of congress -- i have been in this town for 30 years. they don't know each other anymore. they don't
CBS
Jan 30, 2013 12:00pm PST
central valley should be in the 60s as we'll see lots of sunshine even up in the sierra nevada. a little cooler up there with highs in the 40s and 50s. around the bay 65 degrees in san jose. 63 in san mateo. a little cooler and breezy at the coastline into the 50s there. east bay numbers planning on mostly sunny skies, about 64 in pleasanton. 64 in the napa valley. and about 62 degrees in pleasant hill. inside the bay 64 degrees in oakland, should see 64 in santa rosa. and about 61 in san francisco. overnight lows will still be chilly in spots. 30s and 40s. the next couple of days we are in the sweet spot weather-wise lots of sunshine coming our way and temperatures warming up nicely. saturday and sunday, looks like more of a sea breeze kicking in, temperatures will cool counsel and then maybe we start to talk about showers as we head in toward the middle of the next week. all right, that's a look at weather. roberta gonzales is live with our mobile weather out at sfo where bad weather back east could cause some travel plans problems. >> reporter: we are here with mobile weather lab at s
PBS
Jan 29, 2013 10:00pm PST
deal with the long-festering national challenge. the president launched his effort in nevada where more than a quarter of the state's residents are hispanic. >> i'm here today because the time has come for common sense, comprehends i have been immigration reform. ( cheers and applause ) the time is now. >> woodruff: the campaign-style event at a las vegas high school came a day after a bipartisan group of eight u.s. senators put forward their own plan. it calls for creating a path to legal citizenship for the 11 million undocumented people now estimated to be living in the u.s implementing that policy would be contingent on securing the southern border. seven years ago then senator obama the joined a similar effort >> if the compromise that's been discussed and has the agreement of those who were in this room, if that ends up being the bill that is signed into law, it's a win-win for everybody >> woodruff: today president obama praised the new senate effort. he said the path to citizenship must be clear from the start and not just be tied to border security. >> we have to lay out a
MSNBC
Jan 30, 2013 12:00am EST
that's wrong. but if you look at, for example, the state that the president was in today, nevada, there is a republican hispanic governor in the state, very popular, brian sandoval. you look at new mexico republican hispanic governor susana martinez. part of the problem republicans have communicating to hispanics is the total utter toxicity of the republican brand, the washington, d.c. brand. but once you're able to break out of that d.c. brand, republicans are able to put an imprint that is appropriate for nevada or new mexico on the party. and you're finding success there. now, i don't think that the numbers that you talked about on those issues are permanent. republicans when we just finish the presidential election where we were doomed by comments like the 47%, we need to have a message that reaches out to every american, is about empowerment, is about climbing the socio-economic ladder, about revitalizing the american middle class that has been in decline. we have to talk about those things. we have to have plans that are grounded in reality to deal with the problems that am
FOX News
Jan 29, 2013 11:00pm EST
president obama puts forth his vision today in nevada. those reports after these messages. ♪ constipated? yeah. mm. some laxatives like dulcolax can cause cramps. but phillips' caplets don't. they have magnesium. for effective relief of occasional constipation. thanks. [ phillips' lady ] live the regular life. phillips'. if we took the already great sentra apart and completely reimagined it with best-in-class combined mpg and more interior room than corolla and civic and a technology suite with bluetooth, navigation, and other handy stuff? yeah, that would be cool. introducing the all-new nissan sentra. it's our most innovative sentra ever. nissan. innovation that excites. now get a $169 per month lease on a new nissan sentra, plus $500 bonus cash. ♪ >> bill: impact segment tonight intently how long has he worked here, 20 minutes? >> hello. >> okay, colmes, any quibble with the interview. >> you asked good questions and he gave you good answers. >> bill: do you think he will become a democrat? >> no. >> bill: do you think he will leave the republican party. >> i think
ABC
Jan 29, 2013 5:30pm PST
than 4,400, sworn in today in southern california. while in nevada -- >> the time is now. >> reporter: president obama unveiled his plan to get america's 11 million undocumented immigrants a big step closer to taking that oath. >> yes, they broke the rules. they crossed the border illegally. but these 11 million men and women are now here. >> reporter: the president's proposal calls for a path to citizenship. >> a process that includes passing a background check, paying taxes, paying a penalty, learning english and then going to the back of the line behind all the folks who are trying to come here legally. >> reporter: and with that, a direct challenge to washington. >> and if congress is unable to move forward in a timely fashion, i will send up a bill based on my proposal and insist that they vote on it right away. >> reporter: listen again. >> i will send up a bill -- >> reporter: the president is pledging to put his full political muscle behind immigration reform. still, republicans insist tighter border security must happen before any movement on citizenship. >> we'v
FOX
Jan 30, 2013 4:25am EST
president signed l into law last night after he got back from nevada. it took three months to approve that money. >>> another developing story, president obama diving into the new debate over immigration. he is throwing his support behind a bipartisan effort by republicans and democrats. >> n las vegas, the president unveiled a white house plan that would create a path to u.s. citizenship for people who entered country illegally. tom fitzgerald has the details. >> reporter: president obama headed west tuesday looking for cooperation and common ground on immigration. in las vegas, the president threw his support behind a new senate effort to reform immigration and provide a path to citizenship for the 11 million people already here illegally. >> we can't allow immigration reform to get bogged down in an endless debate. >> reporter: mirroring the bipartisan senate proposal, the president's plan creates a system to letting illegal immigrants around citizenship and tightens border security. >> we have to deal with the 11 million individuals who are here illegally. we all agree that these
FOX Business
Jan 30, 2013 6:00pm EST
, washington, d.c. because they have all the money. oregon, nevada, north carolina, south carolina so people are moving south. that's definitely the case. >> oh, absolutely. gerri: a quick story before we came to air saying you were able to actually nab a present for your company that you otherwise would have not been able to get if he had to move to new york or new jersey. >> that's right. he's a perfect example. the president here was a managing directer at ubs, and every day he would wake up at 4:30, and he would get to the office after going through tremendous commute from new jersey, spending a ton of money on gas, on tolls, on parking, finally got into the office, and getting home late in the evening. what that did was it -- it disallowed him to enjoy his child's or that period in his child's life. he basically missed out; right? he didn't see them grow up, missed them because of the commute and workload. whereas, here, he's able to come to work at 8:30, go home at 5:30 and enjoy the time with his children that he otherwise would not have been able to have. gerri: wow. i can rel
MSNBC
Jan 30, 2013 8:00am PST
agree with what david was saying, it has the best shot. even harry reid from nevada and is a gun owner, obviously it's hard for him but he's not up for re-election for four years and that if he runs again. there are many democrats up in 2014 from pro gun states who will be really vulnerable voting on something an assault weapons ban. i think what -- sort of a back door escape for the senate will be to put this pressure on the floor that would allow for an assault weapons ban but leave it open to amendment, in other words, it could be weakened easily by other amendments on the floor. it will kind of give cover to democrats who will be vulnerable from this, but the ultimate result will be, i think, just universal background checks. that's the maximum you're going to see here just for political reasons. and i think that even if the future, it's going to be hard, even if the congress is democratic on both sides because democrats are vulnerable on this issue as well as republicans. >> our power panel, thanks for being patient where me. i appreciate it. i appreciate your time. of cours
ABC
Jan 29, 2013 11:35pm PST
. >> jimmy: let's see how you do. more like nevada. okay. that's not very good, joel. that's not very good. but you know, we're going let you draw from the globe anyway. let's be honest, we're giving out crap. joel, what did you get? yogurt? >> it's an air freshener. >> jimmy: oh, an air freshener. >> enjoy. >> jimmy: let's do one more, sal. hi, what's your name? >> my name is micayla. >> jimmy: how are you? >> i'm good, how are you? >> jimmy: where are you from? i'm doing well. >> i am from dallas, texas. >> jimmy: do you live in dallas now? >> no, i don't. >> jimmy: what do you do for a living? >> right now, i am an entertainer. >> jimmy: what kind of entertainer? >> just a dancer, singer. i love to do that. >> jimmy: what kind of dancing and singing do you do? [ laughter ] >> i do kind of sexy burlesque kind of dancing. >> jimmy: oh, really? maybe you could do a little sexy burlesque dancing on my cousin sal? [ cheers and applause ] >> draw texas. >> jimmy: oh, texas. that's right. okay. all right, after -- this is supposed to be texas? wow. it looks like your past. that's texas? [
FOX Business
Jan 29, 2013 9:00pm EST
belonged to the president. the president spent $1.6 million of tax pay every money to fly to nevada and back. nine hours on air force 1 to deliver a 20-minute long speech that had been billed by the white house as a plan on illegal immigration. however, he offered no plan, no substantive proposal, nothing of substance at all to the assembled audience. the president chose to make unremarkable remarks one day after a group of eight senators unvailed their frame work for bipartisan immigration reform. it appears president obama could not reign in the ego and took up immigration reform in a speech that members of the congressional hispanic caucus asked him not to give. republican congressman balart saying of obama's now intention to step on the work of those senators, quote, i think that would poisen the water. democratic congressman also skeptical saying, "the last thing you want is to inject, even from a perception point of view, the partisanship or gamesmanship. with nothing of substance to offer, the president threatened to blow up the bipartisan process by offering a bill bearing his n
NBC
Jan 30, 2013 5:00am EST
victims. he signed it after returning from nevada congress finally approved it. the president praised lawmakers for passing it but criticized them for taking so lg do it. >>> congress to overhaul the nation's immigration laws. he unveiled his own reform proposal wred in las vegas. he wants to boost border security and crackdown on employers hiring undocumented workers. he wants to create a path to citizenship for the 11 million undocumented immigrants living in this country. he is threatening to send his own legislation to capitol hill if congress doesn't act on it. >>> immigration rights activists say they're happy with the president's plan. they watched his speech yesterday at sass a demaryland in lang land. >> we're going to keep mobilizing hundreds of people, even april 10. we're hoping 500,000 people come to the national mall and push for a comprehensive immigration reform. >> the immigration plan on spanish language channels, telemundo. >>> we'll find out who replace i don't know kerry in the senate for several months. deval patrick announcing an interim senator. voters will ele
MSNBC
Jan 29, 2013 10:00pm EST
vegas, nevada, to urge congress to overhaul the immigration system. >> today i'm laying out my ideas for immigration reform. and my hope is that this provides some key markers to members of congress as they craft a bill. because the ideas i'm proposing have traditionally been supported by both democrats like ted kennedy and republicans like president george w. bush. you don't get that matchup very often. >> the president's plan is similar to the plan eight bipartisan senators put forward yesterday, but it has not even cleared the path to citizenship for the 11 million illegal immigrants in the united states now. >> for comprehensive immigration reform to work, it must be clear from the outset that there is a path to citizenship. we have got to lay out a path. a process that includes passing a background check. paying taxes, paying a penalty. learning english. and then going to the back of the line behind all the folks who are trying to come here legally. that is only fair. all right. >> under the president's proposal, undocumented workers would be required to register, submit to back
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